Description Job Description:
Leidos is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer with a TS/SCI clearance and polygraph to work on an intelligence community IT contract in the Reston, VA, area. Cyber Security Engineers are responsible for IT security/vulnerability assessments and managing overall network security through the use of network and security-related hardware and software.
Conducting network vulnerability assessments.
Investigating computer and information security incidents.
Network traffic analysis.
Configuring and validating secure systems; firewall configuration/maintenance.
Translating requirements into network security solutions.
Plan, implement, and maintain network-related products such as routers, switches, VPNs, and firewalls.
Optimize, audit, and troubleshoot network security-related products/tools.
TS/SCI with Polygraph
Bachelor's degree and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain. Work experience can be used in lieu/combined with education.
CompTIA Network+ (or more advanced/preferred certifications)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Security
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Security
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) SecurityExternal Referral Bonus:
IneligiblePotential for Telework:
NoClearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with PolygraphTravel:
NoScheduled Weekly Hours:
Leidos is a Fortune 500 ® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com
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